Windows 8 Using XAML, Part 08: Animation

with expert Ken Getz

Animation has become a very important part of creating applications not just games. This course will show you how to create animation for applications. First you will investigate theme transitions and animations. Then you will understand how custom animation works in XAML applications. Next you will examine animation and storyboards. Then you will learn to start animations in code and work with DoubleAnimation, ColorAnimation, and PointAnimation objects. Next up you will examine properties of the animation classes, try out various easing functions and use Blend to interactively create animations.

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